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by | June 06, 2017 | 03:40

The Eagles have desperately needed help at cornerback in recent years, but they've never really shown real interest in bringing Boykin, one of Howie Roseman's former draft picks, back to Philadelphia. Releasing Arrington will reportedly free up $2.1 million in cap room, according to Spotrac . A former Division II product, the 24-year-old Shabazz played eight games with the Steelers and Texans last season.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:03

Lewis will also likely be subjected to a "random" National Football League drug test and could face a suspension. TMZ was the first to report the news of Lewis' arrest in Reynoldsburg on June 4. He was released to a sober friend on his own recognizance. He attended high school in nearby Pickerington, Ohio. Lewis, who played collegiately at Bowling Green, joined the Giants as an undrafted free agent last season and caught 7 passes for 97 yards and 2 touchdowns during his rookie season.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:52

Paceman Josh Hazlewood was the pick of Australia's bowlers with 6/52 from nine overs. An eagerly awaited clash of two formidable pace bowling line-ups is on the cards when Australia and New Zealand face off in a Group A clash of the ICC Champions Trophy cricket tournament here on Friday.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:25

The initial diagnosis had him down with a twisted ankle until scans proved otherwise. Antonio Conte would've hoped to had his star player resting while playing the odd global. Asked if he would like to see an offer, the player, who has three years left on his contract at Stamford Bridge , told the Het Laatste Nieuws newspaper: "Of course, that's all".

by | June 06, 2017 | 04:13

Cleveland committed 12 of its 20 turnovers in the first half - "20 in the Finals is not going to get it done", Irving said . Not to mention that the Cavaliers are the team that is defending their title, so it sounds amusing that the Warriors are such heavy favorites at -240 on the National Basketball Association series prices.

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:40

How did they do it? Kesler, who had 22 goals and 58 points in a Selke Trophy-finalist regular season, had one goal in the playoffs and none in his last 10 games. A must for any Cup contender, the Preds have found meaningful contributions from everywhere. "Obviously I don't think I even dreamt this moment, scoring a hat trick in a Western Conference-clinching game".

by | June 06, 2017 | 03:45

He has scored 406 goals in 394 games for Real Madrid; 118 in 292 for Manchester United; five in 31 for Sporting Lisbon; and also 71 in 138 games for his country, Portugal. "We feel for what happened to the fans in Turin ", he said. "But I'm extremely happy and I'm very grateful to the club for giving me the opportunity to coach these fantastic players".

by | June 06, 2017 | 02:42

Huddersfield Town won promotion to the Premier League on Monday by beating Reading 4-3 on penalty kicks in the Championship play-off final. However, Huddersfield have a pretty serious grudge towards Holloway as he tipped them for relegation this season.

by | June 06, 2017 | 02:17

Rohit Sharma (91), Shikhar Dhawan (68), Yuvraj Singh (53), Virat Kohli (81*) and Hardik Pandya (20*) all tore apart the Pakistani bowling and didn't give them any chance to bounce back into the game. Broom fell for 14 soon after, while James Neesham, Corey Anderson, Adam Milne and Mitchell Santner all fell for a combined 33 runs as New Zealand's innings came apart.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:44

Warriors forward Durant scored 38 points, many of them on unchallenged slam dunks, in sparking Golden State's 113-91 triumph to launch the best-of-seven title series. "Are you kidding me?!" LeBron has guarded Durant and Draymond Green , switched onto Curry, and at times in Game 2 played a little free safety helping off of Shaun Livingston .

by | June 06, 2017 | 02:30

Dumervil now sits on 99 career sacks, although his pass-rushing production fell off in 2016 in an injury-riddled year. He earned All-Pro honors in 2009 and 2014 when he produced 17 sacks each year. Still, Dumervil is a five-time Pro Bowler and two-time first-team All-Pro - not a bad player to add to a 49ers defense in transition. The strength of their pass rusher lies on the inside, where Armstead , DeForest Buckner and Solomon Thomas will push the pocket.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:26

Two of Alvarez's past three fights have taken place at T-Mobile Arena. Last May, De La Hoya and Alvarez said they would attempt to make the fight but then ducked it. Sanchez said Golovkin will begin training for the fight - which will be on HBO pay-per-view - inside the first 10 days of July, once an expected press tour is done.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:46

The statement from Prosecutor Carol A. Siemon comes more than four months after the alleged incident that resulted in the immediate suspension of those players. However, it was found by Jones Day that one of Dantonio's staff members - who was suspended during the investigation -failed to report any information to the MSU Police Department after speaking with the three players.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:46

LeBron James led the Cavaliers with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists to match a record with his eighth career NBA Finals triple double. The move may be one of those that comes back to haunt the Warriors in the end if the Cavaliers manage to come back in the series, but for now, it looks like Curry is calm, cool and collected.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:49

At the second gate, the margin was still just six seconds, but BAR came off the foils as the boats split directions, with Ainslie heard to cry "Oh my God!" soon after. Team NZ had been looking forward to taking their game to a new level, having emerged from last week's qualifier series as top seeds and chosen BAR as their semifinal opponents.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:09

The Warriors took a 2-0 lead last Finals and famously let a 3-1 lead slip, which makes Game 3 all the more interesting as they look to put the 2016 Finals memories well and truly in the rearview. Now we got to go back there. We could play hard every possession, but can we play smart? "If you make a mistake - like I said, we had a turnover, it came from me, and then we had a miscue and the floods opened again".

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:52

And, while Smith praised Durant for being a genuine superstar, he took a shot at Durant for failing to appreciate the honeymoon he has gotten because of "injuries, youth, LeBron James " for not winning a championship. According to the report, one person who has heard the song says Durant handles the opening verse while LeBron comes in for the second, followed by another KD verse to close things out.

by | June 06, 2017 | 02:08

Apple's Kevin Lynch reveals new features for the Apple Watch during an announcement of new products at the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference . HomePod is created to work with the Apple Music subscription service and can produce rich sound while tapping into the artificial intelligence power of Siri.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:21

He followed that about eight minutes later with a more conventional expression of concern: "Whatever the United States can do to help out in London and the U.K., we will be there - WE ARE WITH YOU". The pound rose on currency markets, which favor May over Corbyn, after the latest ICM poll, taken between June 2 and June 4 and published on Monday, suggested the Conservatives were ahead by 11 points.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:53

Hazard had been linked with a big-money move to Real Madrid this summer. Hazard was instrumental in helping Chelsea regain the Premiere League title this season scoring 16 goals in the process. "We want to go further, including in the Champions League", he said. "What I know is that I still have a contract for 3 years at Chelsea ". "I have not met with the board yet to discuss a new deal".

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:48

The stage was delayed by a 1-hour, 39-minute lightning and rain delay. First stage: Kyle Busch won the first of four stages, leading 35 of 100 laps. It was simply not meant to be this week for Kyle Larson , who was the points leader heading into the race. Bad weather caused the lengthy stoppage on lap 143.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:44

John McEnroe believes Andy Murray is on course for another run to the French Open final after the world number one eased his way into the last eight in Paris . When Khachanov served at deuce Murray went to break point with a thumping forehand return victor and converted it with a rally typical of so many he has won over the years.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:53

Pakistan on Thursday rejected allegations that Pakistani security agency was involved in the recent deadliest attack in Kabul that killed almost 80 people and injured 350 others. Global outrage swelled over the massive blast, the deadliest single attack in Kabul since the Taliban were toppled from power in a 2001 US-led invasion.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:08

At Saturday's off-day practice, Cavs guard J.R. Smith answered a question about whether his team was "dirtying up" its defensive strategy by taking a shot at. LeBron James has been brilliant in the first two games of the NBA Finals, which still have been lopsided losses for his Cleveland Cavaliers . "It didn't feel any different as far as play calls and things we need to do", Green said when asked about how Kerr's return impacted the game.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:05

The 32-year-old playmaker has won a road game in 35 of 38 playoff series over his 12 National Basketball Association playoff campaigns, last failing to do so with Cleveland against Orlando in the 2009 Eastern Conference finals. James and Love combined to make 24 of 41 shots, while the rest of the team shot just 36 percent with only Irving even reaching double-figures. On that third-quarter drive, James had little help as Love got there late.

by | June 06, 2017 | 01:12

Watch in the media player above . Curry's 10 first-quarter free throws matched a playoff record for made shots from the stripe in one period shared with Sarunas Marciulionis, done on April 28, 1992, at Seattle. James' teams are 4-3 in his previous Finals triple-double nights. Fool me once, you can't fool me twice. They're a different team. The bench combined for just 30 points and shot 30% from the field.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:28

LeBron James (27 points, 11 rebounds, 14 assists) and Stephen Curry (32 points, 10 rebounds, 11 assists) each had triple-doubles for their respective teams. "And to see him back on the bench was huge". Kerr did not spare his players in assessing their victory, in which they imposed the second-most points surrendered by the Cavaliers all season.

by | June 05, 2017 | 23:58

Kumar scalped three wickets in each of the two warm-up matches that India played against New Zealand and Bangladesh while Bumrah was economical. The pace attack of the Indian team impressed everyone in the practice match. Laxman relished the prospect of India's opener against arch-rivals Pakistan on Sunday. "We couldn t win any matches, but the thing is, we played really good cricket ", said Mortaza.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:41

The 23-year-old was booed and barracked by the Suzanne Lenglen crowd following her 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 defeat. But Muguruza felt it went too far, saying: "I think the audience was really tough today". "So it's going to be tough to beat me, I hope". "I'm playing at home". Muguruza had a below-par build-up to the tournament but has gained momentum since arriving in Paris , notably passing her first-round test against 2010 champion Francesca Schiavone with flying colours.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:39

Kyrie Irving scored 24 points in the opener and Love had a big day in Game 2, but starters Tristan Thompson and J.R. Smith have been almost invisible and the bench has offered little help. Unfortunately for the Cavaliers , Kyrie Irving had a rough night with 19 points on 8-of-23 shooting. But I've been here before, and we didn't win.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:01

Johnson stood second to Kyle Larson , who dominated the race, on the final restart following the 15th yellow flag. Ryan Newman and Chase Elliott rounded out the top five. I kind of lead two lives. (19) Jamie McMurray , Chevrolet , 406, 8. Kyle Larson has proved to be consistent. He hit Busch's auto and slammed the outside wall.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:55

Wawrinka had only a bit more trouble, eliminating the last Frenchman, No. 15 Gael Monfils, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 6-2. The pair has never faced off before this meeting and the victor of this match will take on either Kei Nishikori or Fernando Verdasco in the quarter-finals on Wednesday.

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:25

Sania Mirza stormed into the quarter-finals of mixed doubles as she and her partner Ivan Dodig of Croatia notched up a commanding 6-2, 6-4 win Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) and Artem Sitak (New Zealand) in a second round match. The 27-year-old Swiss came from a set down to upset Venus Williams 5-7 6-2 6-1 in her last-16 clash. "I served 35 doubles, but it's good because you gave me so much strength".

by | June 06, 2017 | 00:54

Following a lengthy argument with the chair umpire, Nick Kyrgios beat Philipp Kohlschreiber in straight sets to reach the second round of the French Open on Tuesday. Trading baseline rallies, they exchanged breaks to leave the Frenchman leading 4-3. Denmark's 11th seed Caroline Wozniacki was another victor after being pushed hard by 17-year-old Australian Jaimee Fourlis.

by | June 05, 2017 | 23:24

NSW's five-tries-to-one romp was their biggest Origin win at Suncorp Stadium. And all of those that called for the loyalty card to be tossed were proved almost perfectly correct in game one of the 2017 State of Origin series. Making his first appearance for NSW since 2014, Hayne picked up nearly right where he left off with an impressive display. The 29-year-old had until midnight to tell the Titans if he wants to activate his option for a second year, or if he will move to another NRL ...